Lecture 11th December 2017

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Exploring Mayo by Bernard O’Hara

Exploring Mayo by Bernard O'HaraThis lecture will be based on Bernard O’Hara’s new book entitled Exploring Mayo, which provides a wonderful appreciation of the county’s rich heritage and a guide to the attractions of its various regions.  This lecture, illustrated with stunning images, will include archaeological, historical, architectural and religious treasures from prehistoric times to the present.  

Bernard O’Hara is a former lecturer, Head of School, and Registrar at Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology. His previous publications include some relating to the history and heritage of County Mayo, such as Mayo: Aspects of its Heritage (ed.), The Archaeological Heritage of Killasser, Co. Mayo, Davitt, and Killasser: Heritage of a Mayo Parish.  Other publications include books on entrepreneurship, education and industrial relations. He is a former President and long term committee member of the Galway Archaeological and Historical Society.

Harbour Hotel, Galway 8pm Monday December 11th 2017